Cypress Hill Burns Through NA, Europe
Festivals and a Wellness Retreat are on the menu for Cypress Hill in 2017, as the hip hop group plans to preview new tunes and celebrates a quarter-century of music.
The group will be joining Snoop Dogg on the Mount Kushmore Wellness Retreat for 10 shows up and down the West Coast, then Tucson, Ariz., Las Vegas and Salt Lake City, wrapping up at Morrison, Colo.’s
After that run, Cypress Hill plays a ton of shows in Europe, mostly festivals. The first Euro date on the books is Winchester, England’s Boomtown Festival on Aug. 11. The last gig scheduled right now is
The next place you can catch B-Real, Sen Dog, Eric Bobo and DJ Muggs is at Ultra Music Festival in Miami March 25.
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MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, Fla.
The band says it has been working on new material, and the performances will likely give a taste of the new stuff. An album will drop later this year. Cypress Hill celebrated the 25-year anniversary of its eponymous debut in 2016.
The Kushmore Tour with Snoop is being sponsored by MerryJane.com, a weed-themed website, so you can treat the tour as a concert/celebration of ganja. Also appearing on the outing will be Method Man, Redman, Lil Uzi Vert, Berner, and
Marijuana is still technically illegal at the federal level, even with a doctor’s prescription. President Donald Trump is reportedly in support of medicinal uses of marijuana, but against recreational consumption, according to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. Recently confirmed Attorney General Jeff Sessions has expressed his belief that smoking marijuana is an “unhealthy practice,” and previously said “it does remain a violation of federal law to distribute marijuana throughout any place in the United States, whether a state legalizes it or not.”
Here is the group’s full routing in 2017:
March 25 – Miami, Fla., Bayfront Park (Ultra Music Festival)
April 13 – Seattle, Wash., WaMu Theater at CenturyLink Field Events Center
April 14 – Vancouver, British Columbia, Rogers Arena
April 15 – Eugene, Ore., Cuthbert Amphitheater
April 16 – San Francisco, Calif., Concord Pavilion
April 18 – San Diego, Calif., Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre
April 19 – Tucson, Ariz., Anselmo Valencia Tori Amphitheatre
April 20 – Los Angeles, Calif., The Greek Theatre
April 21 – Las Vegas, Nev., Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
April 22 – Salt Lake City, Utah, USANA Amphitheatre
April 23 – Denver, Colo. – Red Rocks Amphitheatre
Aug. 11 – Winchester, England, Boomtown Festival Grounds (BoomTown Festival)
Aug. 13 – Landerneau, France, Esplanade De La Petite Palud (Fete du Bruit Festival)
Aug. 16 – St. Polten, Austria, Green Park (Frequency Festival)
Aug. 17 – Hasselt, Belgium, Kempische Steenweg (Pukkelpop Festival)
Aug. 18 – Orpund, Switzerland, Royal Arena Festival Grounds (Royal Arena Festival)
Aug. 20 – Biddinghuizen, Netherlands, Evenemententerrein Walibi World (Lowlands Paradise)
Aug. 24 – Charleville-Mezieres, France, Cabaret Vert Festival Grounds (Cabaret Vert Festival)
Aug. 25 – Corsept, France, Couvre Deu Festival (Couvre Deu Festival)
Aug. 27 – Paris, France, Rock En Seine Festival Grounds (Rock En Seine)
Aug. 28 – Frankfurt, Germany, Stadthalle Offenbach
Aug. 29 – Berlin, Germany, Zitadelle Spandau
Aug. 31 – Hanover, Germany, Parkbuhne
Sept. 1 – Leipzig, Germany, Haus Auensee
Sept. 2 – Rottenberg, Germany, Rottenberg Sommer
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